Friday 3 February 2012
Elpida posts larger loss in fiscal 3Q11
Elpida Memory has reported net losses of JPY42.1 billion (US$553 million) for its fiscal third quarter ended December 31, 2011 compared to losses of JPY29.6 billion a year ago. Consolidated...
Friday 6 January 2012
Inventory surge adds to DRAM woes, says IHS
Already besieged by low demand and bleak growth prospects, the market for DRAM is encountering yet another dispiriting obstacle - an alarming rise in inventory that threatens to further...
Thursday 5 January 2012
Chip inventory declines as suppliers adjust to slow market conditions, says IHS
Chip inventories held by semiconductor suppliers declined in the third quarter of 2011, putting a halt to the steady expansion of the previous seven quarters, as the industry cut...
Monday 2 January 2012
China market: 3Q11 online gaming revenues top CNY9.5 billion
Operators of online gaming services in the China market generated revenues of CNY9.51 billion (US$1.48 billion) during third-quarter 2011, rising 8.6% sequentially and 22.6% on year,...
Friday 23 December 2011
Atom bomb does not detonate Intel CPU business in 3Q11, says IHS
Despite a plunge in sales of its Atom chips destined for the moribund netbook market, Intel in the third quarter managed to expand its leadership position in the global microprocessor...
Friday 16 December 2011
Media tablet shipments miss 3Q11 targets, says IDC
Worldwide media tablet shipments into sales channels rose by 23.9% on a sequential basis in the third calendar quarter of 2011 to 18.1 million units, according to the IDC. That represents...
Tuesday 13 December 2011
Taiwan market: 3Q11 external storage shipments down sequentially
In the Taiwan market, shipments of external storage equipment/devices reached total capacity of 17,609TB during the third quarter of 2011, decreasing 7.4% on quarter but increasing...
Tuesday 13 December 2011
Samsung takes record DRAM share in 3Q11, says IHS
Samsung Electronics in the third quarter managed to rise above challenging conditions in the DRAM business to achieve an all-time record-high market share, according to IHS iSuppli...
Tuesday 13 December 2011
Epileds, Formosa Epitaxy report falling November revenues
The LED industry continues to feel low demand in fourth-quarter 2011. Despite there being some urgent orders for backlight products, the price drops and high inventory will likely...
Wednesday 7 December 2011
Taiwan 3Q11 PCB production value up 9.2%
Taiwan's PCB production value increased 9.2% sequentially to NT$135.2 billion (US$4.6 billion) in the third quarter of 2011, propelled by growth in sales of HDI boards, multi-layer...
Thursday 1 December 2011
Lenovo jumps to number 2 PC rank in 3Q11, says IHS
Riding a strong surge in shipments, China's Lenovo in the third quarter jumped one rank to become the world's second-largest PC brand, surpassing Dell - and mounting the most serious...
Wednesday 30 November 2011
Worldwide server shipments grew 7%; revenues 5% in 3Q11, says Gartner
Worldwide server shipments in the third quarter of 2011 grew 7.2% on year, while revenues increased 5.2% on year, according to Gartner.
Monday 28 November 2011
TPV sees EPS decline for 3Q11
LCD TV and monitor maker TPV Technology has reported an operating profit of US$9.3 million on revenues of US$2.9 billion for the third quarter of 2011. Gross margin edged up to 6%...
Friday 25 November 2011
China market: E-book reader sales down sequentially in 3Q11, says Analysys
There were 295,200 e-book readers sold in the China market during third-quarter 2011, slipping 5.1% sequentially but rising 11.6% on year, according to Analysys International.
Friday 25 November 2011
China market: Mobile Internet-access users grow to 396 million in 3Q11, says Analysys
There were 396 million subscribers of mobile Internet-access services in China in third-quarter 2011, increasing 7.7% sequentially, according to Analysys International.